Placerville Speedway Signs 3-Year Extension with Title Sponsor, Red Hawk Casino

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 16, 2016 / comments

Placerville Speedway is proud to announce a new 3-Year Partnership with Red Hawk Casino as title sponsor for the 1/4 mile clay oval.

New track promoters Scott Russell and Kami Arnold have been busy getting everything in order for the 2016 season, and made securing title sponsorship a primary focus. “We are excited to continue the long standing partnership with Red Hawk Casino and appreciate their support of Placerville Speedway and the surrounding community”, said Russell. “We are looking forward to an outstanding 2016 season.”

In renewing the partnership between the two premiere entertainment venues in El Dorado County, Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Chairman Nicholas H. Fonseca stated, “The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians and its Red Hawk Casino are proud to continue our title sponsorship with Placerville Speedway. We are committed to our community and have enjoyed our long-term partnership. Placerville Speedway offers great family fun for our community.”

Constructed in 2008, Red Hawk Casino is an expansive 88,000 square feet facility that sits just a few miles west of the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. A world class gaming operation, it boasts more than 2,400 slot machines, a variety of table games, a non-smoking poker room, and five award-winning restaurants. A family friendly atmosphere, the casino also has an entire floor dedicated to non-smoking gaming, a gift shop, Kids Quest child care for children 6 weeks -12 years of age, as well as an impressive Cyber Quest Video Game Arcade.

Fans frequenting Placerville Speedway that are 21 and over are urged to join the Red Hawk Rewards Club. The Rewards Club is free, and offers guests the ability to earn points redeemable for free slot play, dining at all the casino restaurants, as well as at the gift shop and Kids Quest. The casino welcomes race teams and fans to enjoy the first-class gaming experience, along with live entertainment every weekend. The casino features free valet parking, ample self-parking in its large parking garage, as well as space for over sized vehicles or large haulers.

Placerville Speedway’s 2016 season kicks off with a practice night for all classes on March 19th, followed by the return of the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series on Wednesday, March 23rd. The weekly Red Hawk Casino Championship series begins on Saturday, April 2nd. The 2016 racing season features 17 point races and a total of 25 events between April and October.

For complete details of the 2016 Red Hawk Casino Championship Racing Season visit Placerville Speedway’s official website at For further information on Red Hawk Casino visit

Associate sponsorships will be announced in the coming weeks, detailing the numerous businesses that support El Dorado County’s largest spectator sports venue. For information on becoming an associate sponsor at Placerville Speedway please inquire by email at

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Placerville Speedway is located on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds at 100 Placerville Drive in Placerville. The facility is operated by RMI Incorporated which can be reached at the track business office at 530-344-7592.